Advanced Multispectral CT Algorithms
R4-C1

Multi-energy CT Information Optimization

  • Integrated Multi-Energy CT image formation
  • Artifact mitigation and improved object localization
  • Understanding fundamental information in multi-energy CT (e.g. photon-counting data)
  • Optimization of multi-energy features for classification

Relevance to the Homeland Security Enterprise

  • Mitigation of image artifacts
  • Provide guidance on design of next generation scanners
  • Optimize information extraction
  • Provide tools to adapt to new threats
  • Reduce false alarms
  • Reduce need for manual inspection
Project Leader
  • W. Clem Karl
    Professor
    Boston University
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  • David Castañón
    Professor
    Boston University
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Students Currently Involved in Project
  • Limor Eger
    Boston University